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Tents & Trails: An Outdoor Adventure Primer

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A taste of the outdoors inside the library! Join us for a hands-on demonstration of how to select the right gear, pack a backpack, set up a tent, and organize a camp site. We will also discuss trail etiquette and review some of the best locations around the state and the country for enjoying the great outdoors. 

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Join us for another trivia night on Thursday August 4 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in the Friends' activity room. Prizes will be awarded to the top scoring teams. 

Let's Play Steam: Tales from the Borderlands

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Join us July 13 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM in the Community Room while we play the Steam version of the Tell Tale game Tales from the Borderlands. Program is open to patrons 18 and older.

 

© 2015 Telltale, Inc. Telltale, Telltale Games and the Telltale Games logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Telltale, Inc. All rights reserved. 

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ABC Sensory Time

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This walk-in program will feature learning toys and puzzles for children to play with, along with our NEW "sensory play" additions. These additions will feature themed sensory bins for children to explore. Sensory play encourages cognitive, social, physical and creative processes for young children.

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Animal Lover Yoga: All Ages

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Exercise like an animal! Stretch out like a puppy or relax like a butterfly in this 1-hour family-friendly yoga session, led by certified instructor Alyssa Beesley of West End Yoga. No experience necessary. Bring a mat or towel and join us in the Community Room for an all-ages tour through the animal kingdom! No Registration Required!

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Happy Birthday U.S.A.

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Come celebrate America's Birthday at our Independence Day program on June 28. Children ages 4-8 can wear red, white and blue, while enjoying stories, crafts and a snack at our patriotic party. Registration begins May 24.

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Giant Bowling

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This is bowling like you've never seen it before. Can you knock down our crazy, gigantic bowling pins? All ages.

Photo: Bowling Pins Being Hit by a Bowling Ball by Nan Palmero licensed under CC BY 2.0

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Hamster Races

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Bring your small, furry friend in a sealed ball and compete against others for prizes. If it can fit in a hamster ball it can compete in the races (mice, gerbils, and hamsters are allowed). Find complete set of rules and waiver form below. All forms must be completed and brought to the event in order to participate.

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Your Tablet, Your Summer

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Movies and music and books, oh my! Did you know that you can stream or download thousands of items to your computer or mobile device to enjoy your library where you go? From Zinio's 175 digital magazine titles to Hoopla's streaming movies, music and more, our emedia services have just what you need — even if you're on vacation!

Join us Thursday June 9 at 7:00 PM in the community room to take a tour through our Library's emedia services, taking a close look at options for streaming and downloading movies, TV, music, ebooks and eaudiobooks. Registration begins May 24!

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Star Trek Beyond, the latest installment of the new Star Trek movies starring Chris Pine as Kirk, is set to debut on July 22. Get ready for Scotty to beam you up by checking out a few of these out of this world reads!

The physics of Star Trek by Lawrence Maxwell Krauss
Also available in: e-audiobook

A quick primer of the television shows and movies that carry the Star Trek name..

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